Hosts for the annual Emmy Awards ceremonies throughout the 21st Century have almost always been comedians. For the most part, they bring just the right tone of roasting the nominees and celebrating the previous TV season. With a four-way rotation of ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC, the host selection also typically comes from that network’s stable of talent. Let’s take a tour of the past two decades in our photo gallery below of all the hosts, good and bad. Note that there were no hosts for Fox’s ceremonies in 2019 and 2003. Originally published August 2018.